Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

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Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by WouterB » Sat Mar 09, 2013 3:53 pm

As the title says, what is the best way to find mountaineering/climbing(/...) guides?

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Re: Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by WouterB » Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:28 pm

I don't want to Google 1 million combinations. Isn't there like a central database of this stuff somewhere?

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Re: Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by mrchad9 » Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:35 pm

I've found that Google works. You can also wait until they spam SP... they're from all over and eventually one will hit the site for the area you're looking for.

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Re: Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by ScottyP » Sat Mar 09, 2013 9:32 pm

I focused on a company that guides where I want to go. Then I met the guides and learned who I liked to climb with.

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Re: Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by Jesus Malverde » Sun Mar 10, 2013 3:25 am


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Re: Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by ScottyP » Sun Mar 10, 2013 3:36 am

Jesus, nice link!

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Re: Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by Jesus Malverde » Sun Mar 10, 2013 5:48 am

Hey ScottyP,
Long time no hear. Hey, incidentally ran into one of your Vinson climbing team mates in the Santiago airport last December. She was pretty easy to spot waiting for her plane (a Brit wearing yellow Koflachs). Hah! Small world. What's next? The Big E? The "little" E? Or Carstensz Pyramid?
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Re: Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by sdavis » Sun Mar 10, 2013 1:53 pm

WouterB wrote:As the title says, what is the best way to find mountaineering/climbing(/...) guides?


Time to resurrect the joke?

You're at a party. How do you know which guy/gal is the mountain guide?






Oh, don't worry. They'll let you know.

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Re: Best way to find mountain guides throughout the world

by Buz Groshong » Mon Mar 11, 2013 4:04 pm

Similar joke:

You're at a party. How do you know which guy/gal is the one who climbs without a mountain guide?






Oh, don't worry. They'll let you know.

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